Instruction at
Greenfield Lakes

Meet Our Instructors

Ian Hutchings

Golf Instructor

2015 - Present
Director of Sales • ClubMaster, Canada & USA

2010 – 2015
President • Hutchings Golf Academy, South Africa

1990 - 2014
Tour Professional • Asian, South African, Canadian, South American, European Tours

1988 - 1990
Amateur • South African National Team Member

PGA Tour Professional with the highest level of teaching, team building and communication skills. Expert in corporate outings and strategic product marketing.

• 14 Professional Titles including the 1995 South American Open, 1994 Klondike Classic, 1995 Alberta Open, 1997 BC Tel Open, 1998 Telus Open
• 12 Amateur Titles including the 1983 Portuguese Amateur

Competition Highlights
• 2014 Cardiff Metropolitan University, United Kingdom
• Bachelor Degree in Sports Psychology
• 2010 PGA of South Africa
• Advanced Teaching Qualifications

Ian Hutchings

Stephanie Vallentine

Golf Instructor

Stephanie was a nationally ranked junior golfer (honors including top finisher in Junior World, Nabisco Medalist, and three-year Scottsdale All City and Scholar Athlete) before her time as a D-1 scholarship athlete at the University of Arizona. A loving mother of three, Stephanie continues to golf for fun as well as professionally, and she also loves to help with local charity events and fundraisers in our community.

Stephanie Vallentine

Mark Lawless

Golf Instructor

Mark is an Arizona native, Gilbert resident, and total golf fanatic. The ability to communicate nuances in a simple, clear manner can make all of the difference in the world. A father of 3 young girls, over 30 years playing golf, multi-sport athletic background, 20+ years involvement with skateboarding, all of which provide a unique background and perspective on the game of golf.

Whether a total beginner or an experienced player looking to refine their game, Mark would love to help you further develop your skills and passion for the greatest game ever played.

Mark Lawless

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Women’s Clinics

2023-2024 Women’s Clinics have been an incredible success due to GFL’s teaching professionals instructing in an enjoyable non-intimidating environment. In these clinics, they specialize in customizing instruction for the low handicap golfer, as well as, the new beginner. Making consistent steady progress at all levels is the focus of each clinic.

Junior Clinics

GFL Junior Clinics continue to grow. Have your son or daughter work on every part of their game with a professional teaching pro! These clinics are specifically designed for junior-aged girls and boys to include proper stance, grip, ball striking, plus other valuable instructional demonstrations, tips, and practice routines.

Senior Clinics

GFL now has a clinic for seniors! Come and work on every part of your game with a pro. This clinic is specifically designed for active seniors including stretching, swing routine, rotation, ball striking, course management, and other valuable instructional tips to improve your game.

Men’s Clinics

Greenfield Lakes is now adding a Men’s Clinic.  Take your game to another level by learning and practicing with a real pro! This clinic is designed to diagnose each aspect of your game to determine your future focuses. Instruction, demonstration, and practice are all customized for your improvement.

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Clinic Cancellations:
Cancellations will be accepted (via email *only) up to 24 hours prior to the clinic start time.
Within 24 hours, all sales are final.